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Police: Cedar Rapids Man Sent Illicit Images to Minor

A Cedar Rapids man was arrested after an investigation revealed he sent illicit pictures to a child in Ottumwa, according to police. 19-year-old Austin Jacob...

Kent Honored for Completing Certification Program

Wapello County's Recorder was recently recognized for completing a program that earned her continued status as a Certified Iowa Recorder. According to a press release,...

Pekin Staff Member on Administrative Leave Following Fight

A staff member of the Pekin Community School District has been placed on administrative leave following a fight between students that occurred on campus...

Accused Illinois Man Arrested in Mahaska County

A man was arrested in Mahaska County stemming from sex abuse allegations in Illinois. 38-year-old Donald R. Gramont of Elburn, Illinois has been charged with...

Cardinal Pauses Open Enrollment

The Cardinal Community School District has decided to pause open enrolment into the district in light of a new state law that allows open...

Police: $100K in Pork Products Stolen from JBS

Ottumwa police are investigating the theft of semi tractor trailers from JBS. Lieutenant Jason Bell of the Ottumwa Police Department says the department was contacted...

Judge Sets New Date for Accused Fairfield Teenager

One of the teenagers accused of killing a teacher in Fairfield last year was given a new trial date. The attorneys for Willard Miller, 17,...

Business Builder Academy Seeks to Help New Business Owners

Main Street Ottumwa announced a new program that aims to teach business basics to new business owners and entrepreneurs. The Business Builder Academy is...

Labor Day Closings Announced for Ottumwa

The city of Ottumwa announced closings for Labor Day. City of Ottumwa departments and offices at City Hall, Ottumwa Cemetery, the Ottumwa Public Library, Ottumwa...

SE Iowa Man Accused of Sexually Abusing At Least Seven Victims

A Hedrick man was arrested after an investigation implicated him in sexually abusing at least seven victims, according to the Iowa Division of Criminal...